Scholars 2004

Past - Cities, Historical Legacy

Cagaptay-Arikan Suna

Cagaptay-Arikan Suna

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, School of Architecture 

"Visualizing the Cultural Transition in Bithynia: Byzantine-Ottoman 'Overlap Architecture'"

Ecker Yehoshua

Ecker Yehoshua

Tel Aviv University, School of History

"Jewish Elite in the Service of the Ottoman State - Late Seventeenth-Early Nineteenth Centuries: The Jewish Paymasters of the Janissary Corps"

Eli Yossi

Eli Yossi

Tel Aviv University, The School of History

"Meeting in Taksim - The District of Beyoglu and the New Turkish Culture (1928-91)"

Lifschitz Avi

Lifschitz Avi

University of Oxford, Faculty of History and Lincoln College 

"Debating Language: Academic Discourse and Public Controversy in the Berlin Academy under Frederick the Great"

Monterescu Daniel

Monterescu Daniel

The University of Chicago, Department of Anthropology

"The Limits of Coexistence in the City: Urban Space, Ethnic Relations and the State in Jewish-Arab Mixed Towns, 1948-2003"

Present - Leadership, Changing Our World

Casiro Jessica

Casiro Jessica

Boston University, Department of Sociology 

"Angels in Hell: Argentina's Willing Altruists"

Kerret Dorit

Kerret Dorit

Tel Aviv University, Department of Geography and the Human Environment 

"Complementary Approaches to Environmental Enforcement - an Israeli Perspective"

Neumann Cora

Neumann Cora

University of Oxford, Department of International Development Studies 

"Curing in Crisis: Dr. Cynthia Maung, A Leader in Refugee Health"

Reynolds Ryan

Reynolds Ryan


University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand, Theatre and Film Studies Department 

"Moving Targets: Political Theatre in a Post-Political Age"

Shaked Dafna

Shaked Dafna

Tel Aviv University, School of Government and Policy

"The Second Career of High-Ranking Military Officers"

Future - Brain Sciences

Barzilay Eran

Barzilay Eran

Tel Aviv University, Department of Cell and Development Biology

"Geldanamycin and Its Derivatives - Effect on Intracellular Transport"

Biron Kaan

Biron Kaan

University of British Columbia, Canada, Department of Microbiology/Immunology

"Characterizing the Iron Uptake Ability of Melanotransferrin/Transferrin Receptor 2 in Brain-Iron Homeostasis"

Boyden Edward

Boyden Edward


Stanford University, Department of Neurobiology 

"The Role of Multiple Plasticity Mechanisms in Cerebellum-Dependent Learning"

Gorfine Tali

Gorfine Tali

Tel Aviv University, Department of Neurobiochemistry

"Brain Imaging Studies on the Interaction between the Sleep Homeostat and the Circadian System"

Katzav Aviva

Katzav Aviva

Tel Aviv University, Department of Physiology & Pharmacology 

"Behavioral Changes and the Pathogenesis of Neural Injury in Animal Models of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome"

Keinan Alon

Keinan Alon

Tel Aviv University, Department of Computer Science

"Localization of Function via Multi-Lesion Analysis: Theory and Applications"

Makovski Tal

Makovski Tal


Tel Aviv University, Department of Psychology 

"Attention to Dimensions"

Mandel Shmuel

Mandel Shmuel

Tel Aviv University, Department of Clinical Biochemistry

"The Characterization of the Activity-Dependent Neuroprotective Protein (ADNP), a Novel Gene Possessing Neuroprotective P"

Niv Yael

Niv Yael


Princeton University, Department of Psychology and The Princeton Neuroscience Institute Princeton University

"Reinforcement Learning and the Basal Ganglia: Modeling Pavlovian and Instrumental Behavior"

Ramot Daniel

Ramot Daniel

 
Stanford University, Department of Molecular and Cellular Psysiology 

"The Neural Basis of Memory Storage"